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History of the firearm

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Some repeating firearms require manipulation of a bolt (as in bolt action), lever, or slide to eject the fired ...

Gun Timeline | History Detectives | PBS

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Historical timeline of the development of modern weapons starting at 1364 with the first recorded use of a firearm and ending in 1892 with the introduction of ...

The History and Evolution of Guns as Told Through Pictures ...

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Mar 12, 2013 ... From primitive guns to modern-day automatic weapons, the evolution is noteworthy. This Is the History of Firearms From 1364 Until 1900 | Guns.

Gun History - American Firearms Institute

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Important Dates in Gun History starting from the Han Dynasty thru current day developments Compiled and Researched by the American Firearms Institute.

Firearms History, Technology & Development

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The purpose of cocoa powder was to make a powder that would burn at a slower rate than black powder, for use in large artillery guns and ship cannons.

The 11 Most Important Guns in History - Popular Mechanics

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Nov 26, 2012 ... Firearms have evolved constantly ever since their start around 800 years ago. From primitive hand cannons to automatic weapons, here are the ...

The History of Firearms - A Timeline - Inventors - About.com

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1364: First recorded use of a firearm - shooter lit wicks by hand that ingnited gunpowder that was loaded into the gun barrel. 1400s: Matchlock guns - first ...

10 Guns That Shaped American History - Business Insider

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Jun 26, 2013 ... With more than 90 guns per 100 citizens and a constitutional right to bear arms, the United States has a close history with guns. A new book ...

A history of guns in America - Videos - CBS News

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Mar 13, 2016 ... No other developed country has embraced guns more than the United States. Just how did firearms become such a big part of American culture ...

The First Gun In America : NPR

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Apr 6, 2013 ... Often helpful in American history — and often harmful — the portable gun has been inarguably influential in the national direction.

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A Brief History of Firearms - NRA Museums:

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For the next four centuries, the greatest advances in the evolution of firearms ..... At this point the history of firearms, we must travel back across the Atlantic, and ...

FIREARMS TUTORIAL

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History of Firearms. For millenia man has been fascinated with the idea of launching a projectile at animals--or men of opposing points of view--and has ...

The Secret History of Guns - The Atlantic

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The Ku Klux Klan, Ronald Reagan, and, for most of its history, the NRA all worked to control guns. The Founding Fathers? They required gun ownership— and ...